PORTLAND November 2008
GET ME THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS. 10 Strategies for coping with loss during the holiday season. 2-3 p.m. Providence Medical Center. Social Room, 4805 NE Glisan St. For more info call 503-513-8404.
HAWAIIAN FAMILY NIGHT & DIVE IN MOVIE. Arts & crafts, games, indoor park, and much more. Watch "Lilo & Stitch" while you lounge in the pool. 6-8:30 p.m. Admission: one can of food per person. Dishman Comm. Center, 77 NE Knott. For more details call 503-823-3673.
CHILDREN'S PEACE FAIR. The 13th annual fair promoting non-violence and peace making though music, story telling and creating art. 12:30-3:30 p.m. St. Andrew's Catholic Church Comm. Center. NE 8th and Alberta. For more info call 503-232-0969 Ext 2.
ALL AMERICAN POEM. Author Matthew Dickman plumbs the ecstatic nature of our daily lives. 4 p.m. Powell's Books 3723 SE Hawthorne. For more details call 800-878-7323.
ALBINA LIBRARY. For a list of events for children, teens, and adults please call 503-988-5362. Monday's hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
PILGRIM'S DELIGHT COOKING WORKSHOP. Kids ages 7-11 will concoct their own Turkey Day treats. 2:45-3:45 p.m. St. Johns Comm. Center. $8 registration fee. For more info call 503-823-3192.
CELEBRATING YOUR PREGANCY DAY! Meet a birth companion/doula, free baby clothes and refreshments. Noon-4 p.m. 2823 N. Rosa Parks Way. For more info call 503-460-9324.
THANKSGIVING DAY SERVICE. Let's gather to give thanks for all the many blessings we have. 10 a.m. A.M.E. Zion Church 3605 E. 13th St. Vancouver. For more details call 360-693-4566.
TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY. The lighting of the tree in Portland's living room will kick off the holiday season. 5:30 p.m. Pioneer Courthouse Square.
HOLIDAY BAZAAR & PICTURES WITH SANTA. Hand made crafts, food and much more. Sponsored by the class of 2009. 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Heritage High School, 7825 NE 130th. Vancouver. For more info call 360-713-3004.
THE SECRET SOCIETY SALE. The 4th annual sale continues to offer unique handmade gifts created by local artists and craftspeople. 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. The Secret Society Ballroom, 116 N. Russell.